The Hungarian Revolution, Budapest, "Armed insurrection started in the streets on October until the Soviet troops occupied Budapest on the November 1956 and crushed the movement. The uprising brought a death toll of over people." Photo by Erich Lessing.
Múzeum utca és szemben a Szentkirályi utca, 1956. október 31.
Re-Examining Hungary's 'Failed Illusions'
In his book Failed Illusions, scholar Charles Gati offers a new assessment of the Hungarian anticommunist uprising of arguing that the failures were widespread, and the "gap between words and deeds was huge" in the U.